Blood Brothers #23: “Alternative” Islamic arts and media industry has failed

In this up close episode of the Blood Brothers Podcast, Dilly and Aki Hussain host actor, director, producer and spoken word artist Ashley Chin aka Muslim Belal.

Muslim Belal shares his thoughts on the strategic importance of different types of dawah, including his specific focus on helping youth involved in gangs, crime and drugs.

Belal also gives his brutally honest views on the current Muslim media industry, and how it has failed at creating and providing an alternative to mainstream media, arts and entertainment.

Topics of discussion also include the Muslim Belal’s upcoming film ‘Faith’, the ongoing rise of black prisoners converting to Islam, Muslim grime artists and scholars addressing sensitive issues relating to black communities.

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